Topaz 17 Solution

Brand Family Overview

Michem® Prime functionalized copolymer dispersions deliver the flexibility, water/chemical resistance and barrier properties of polyethylene in a water-based form. Property enhancements include; excellent clarity, adhesion, lower heat seal temperature, toughness, and crosslinkability.

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A solvent based primer designed to be applied via screen printing on plastic sheets to make them print compatible with Indigo technology.


Primer for use with HP Indigo press s2000

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
HP Indigo SolutionsApplicator - screen, OEM - Indigo ws2000, Substrate - film

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Physical Properties

These physical properties are typical but should not be considered specifications.

AppearanceTranslucent liquid
Percent Non-Volatile16.5 - 17.5
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) 70 - 90
Spindle Number4

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Application Data

Topaz 17 Solution is applied via silk-screen printing technology on untreated plastic film and sheets. The recommended dry coat weight is approximately 1.9 g/m2. Make sure all equipment is adequately cleaned and that no residue from other materials is present. Use our Topaz Indicator Solution to check quality of the coating. Cleaning only with iso or n-propanol is recommended.


Ensure adequate ventilation. Wear personal protective equipment.